#7 Brandon Wimbush / Quarterback

  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 228
  • Hometown: Teaneck, NJ
  • School: St. Peter's Prep
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 46
  • Positional Ranking: 3
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush in action vs. Ball State

Brandon Wimbush Makes it Official: Notre Dame QB Will Transfer

In the days leading up to the Cotton Bowl, news leaked out that Brandon Wimbush was going to transfer.  At the time both he and Notre Dame did their best to try and dance around the topic, but on Wednesday ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush

Brandon Wimbush Transfer “News” Should Have Been Unsurprising

Late on Christmas Eve night “news broke” that Brandon Wimbush would be utilizing a graduate transfer for this 5th year.  Why Brett McMurphy formerly of ESPN decided to break the news on Christmas Eve night when it shouldn’t have been ...

2018 Notre Dame Football Awards Extravaganza!

Awards season is here! Players are being named to All-American teams, Brian Kelly is winning Coach of the Year awards, that means it is time for the definitive awards column of the season: the UHND awards extravaganza. It’s always fun ...
Notre Dame WR Chris Finke was an unsung hero in 2018

8 Unsung Heros During Notre Dame’s 12-0 Regular Season

You don’t get to 12-0 with star players alone.  In fact Notre Dame did it without any real superstars but a deep roster from top to bottom with a lot of star quality players.  Along the way though, any team ...
Notre Dame S Alohi Gilman breaks up a pass before recording his 2nd INT vs. Syracuse

5 Things I Liked: Notre Dame v. Syracuse ’18

Notre Dame passed the largest test it had standing between it and the playoffs yesterday with flying colors.  The Irish shut down the high flying Syracuse offense and nearly recorded their first shutout since blanking Michigan 31(7)- 0 in 2014.  ...
Dexter Williams & Alize Mack had memorable senior nights for Notre Dame.

5 Things I Liked: Notre Dame v. Florida State ’18

Notre Dame sent their seniors out in style on Senior Night this year with a 42-13 beat down of Florida State on a freezing night in South Bend.  Notre Dame improved to 10-0 on the season with the win and ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush in action vs. Florida State

Beyond the Boxscore: Brandon Wimbush, Notre Dame Seniors Go Out with Style (Points)

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish entered double-figures in the win column for 2018 by easily handling the visiting Florida State Seminoles by a score of 42-13. The victory wasn’t a surprise, but at this stage of the season, Notre Dame ...

Reasons For Optimism For Brandon Wimbush And Notre Dame

When Brandon Wimbush was replaced as the Irish starting quarterback prior to week four, you knew this was coming. It was always going to go like this. The former starter, forced into action for an undefeated team, in what could ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book will miss this weekend's contest vs, Florida State

Reports: Notre Dame QB Ian Book OUT for Florida State Game

Notre Dame’s bid to keep their undefeated season alive this weekend on Senior Day against Florida State just took a massive hit as news broke that starting quarterback Ian Book will be OUT on Saturday night.  Book, Notre Dame’s starter ...

5 Interesting Observations from Notre Dame Football’s Statistical Profile

Every week, usually on a Tuesday, a great service is done by Bill Connelly of SBNation for college football fans. He is the developer of the S&P+ formula I have talked about so many times, and he goes the extra ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush

Notre Dame v. Wake Forest: Key Matchups in 1st Road Test

For the first time in their 2018 campaign, the undefeated Notre Dame Fighting Irish venture away from South Bend to face an opponent. This week, that foe is the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, who are coming off their first loss ...
Notre Dame S Houston Griffith

Beyond the Box Score: Notre Dame Barely Hangs On Over Vandy

A collective array of white knuckles might be a description of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish faithful after a much-too-dramatic win over the Vanderbilt Commodores on Saturday. That’s because a 16-0 lead during the first half dropped to five at ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush

Notre Dame Football Tailgate Mailbag: Vanderbilt Edition

We asked our fans to submit some questions this week via Twitter and they responded with some great ones.  To get prepared for today’s game with Vanderbilt we figured Saturday AM was a great time to post our answers.  If ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush in action vs. Ball State

Beyond the Box Score: Breaking Down Notre Dame’s Near Disaster vs. Ball State

The basic concepts for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish with respect to their game against the Ball State Cardinals were to avoid both a major upset and any key injury. While the latter department saw tight end Cole Kmet leave ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush in action vs. Michigan

Notre Dame, Brandon Wimbush Can Build on Week 1 Performance

2018 always was and still is going to come down to how improved Brandon Wimbush is for Notre Dame.  That might be too much pressure and it might be unfair for there to be that much pressure on the senior ...